By Harry Colbert, Jr. Managing Editor We have come to the midway point of the current installment of the Insight-2-Health Fitness Challenge and in addition to our lifestyle changes here at Insight News, there are several others committing themselves to better health.
The U.S. Department of Treasury’s Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund) awarded a $1.5 million grant to theMetropolitan Economic Development Association (MEDA) to increase lending and investment activity in low-income and economically distressed communities.
By Harry Colbert, Jr. Managing Editor Linked by DNA, Jamil Jackson has six siblings, but DNA doesn’t tell the full story.
Civil rights icon Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.) will be the key note speaker at the 11thannual Minnesota DFLFounders Day Dinner.
Oct. 7, 2016 By Harry Colbert, Jr., Managing Editor Linked by DNA, Jamil Jackson has six siblings, but DNA doesn’t tell the full story. If one were to ask countless young men in North Minneapolis who Jackson is to them, several will reply, “That’s my big brother.” For Jackson, the young men he mentors as a…
Commentary By Connie Evans (Americas Wire Writers Group) WASHINGTON, D.C.– After Noemi Prado devoted 29 years to working for Southwest Moulding in Grand Prairie, Texas, the owners decided to close the business.
The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension (BCA) formally presented its investigation to the Ramsey County Attorney’s Office in the July 6 officer-involved shooting death of Philando Castile.
Jo Ann Jenkins, CEO of the nation’s largest consumer advocacy organization AARP, is hosting a community conversation in Minneapolis next week.
Oct. 3, 2016 By Harry Colbert, Jr. Managing Editor Many see home ownership as a path to wealth building for the person buying the home, just as it can be a clear path to wealth for the seller. The buying and selling of real estate is also a path to wealth for the agents…
At the Black Women’s Agenda Symposium in Washington, D.C. on Sept. 16, Hillary Clinton called on Donald Trump to apologize for leading the birther movement, the “racist lie” that President Obama is not a natural born American citizen.